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Greens Councillors Murray Matson and Lindsay Shurey: lively debate expected at Randwick Council meeting on proposal to create new Heritage Conservation Area in Coogee – 17th September 2019

Randwick City Council is on the verge of adopting a proposal to create a new Heritage Conservation Area to protect some of Coogee’s older dwellings campaigned by East Ward Greens Councillor Murray Matson and North Ward Greens Councillor Lindsay Shurey The report “Post Exhibition Report: Planning Proposal – Edgecumbe Estate Heritage Conservation Area and Local …

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Randwick Councillor Philipa Veitch: Give a voice to the concerns West Ward residents and businesses have about flagged changes to Kingsford and Kensington bus routes when CSELR light rail starts – 16th Sept. 2019

Greens Councillor Philipa Veitch has a motion going to tomorrow (17th September) night’s Randwick City Council meeting on proposals for changes to the 302 and 303 bus routes that may disadvantage residents in West Kingsford and West Kensington as a result of the CBD to South East Light Rail (CSELR) project If successful her motion …

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Randwick Councillor Philipa Veitch – fights for noise and light relief for Doncaster Avenue and other Council residents impacted on by the CSELR and its Stabling Yard – 16th September 2019

The stabling yards of the CBD to South East Light Rail under construction in 2018.

Greens Councillor Philipa Veitch has a motion going to tomorrow night’s Randwick City Council meeting that continues her fight to achieve a fair deal for residents still being impacted on by the building and testing of the CBD to South East Light Rail (CSELR) Motion from Councillor Veitch – “Noise and light mitigation measures for …

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Greens MP Adam Bandt and former Liberal leader John Hewson call for Parliamentary vote on Climate Emergency declaration – 12th September 2019

UPDATE OF: Greenpeace Australia claims today the Australian Federal Parliament is about to vote on declaring a Climate Emergency – 11th September 2019 The email below was circulated by Federal Greens MP Adam Bandt today calling for Labor and the Liberals to join the Greens, former Liberal leader John Hewson and the federal parliamentary backbench …

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Greenpeace Australia claims today the Australian Federal Parliament is about to vote on declaring a Climate Emergency – 11th September 2019

An extraordinarily email is being sent around apparently from Greenpeace stating that Australia maybe preparing to declare a Climate Emergency. Is it a hoax? Or is it real? 20

Randwick Greens Councillors support the School Strike 4 Climate organised for September 20th 2019 in Sydney

On a motion from Greens Councillor Philipa Veitch Randwick City Council has voted to support the climate-emergency strike organised by students around the world including Sydney. School Strike for Climate Friday, Sept 20, 2019 – 12:00 PM The Domain, St Marys Rd, Sydney #ClimateStrike Councillor Veitch urges the broader community to support their local students …

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Philipa Veitch: Greens Councillor motion – Submission to the  Parliamentary Inquiry into Sustainability of Energy Supply and Resources in NSW – 7th September 2019

As a result of a motion from Greens Councillor Philipa Veitch Randwick City Council will make a submission to a NSW Government sustainable energy inquiry supporting the attaining of net zero emissions in NSW by 2030 and expressing concern over the impact of coal mining. Resolution to Councillor Veitch’s successful motion to the Randwick City …

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Murray Matson: Greens Council motion to Local Government NSW 2019 Annual Conference – Financially stimulating the emergence of an effective waste recycling industry in NSW – 5th September 2019

Randwick Greens Councillor Murray Matson wants this year’s Local Government NSW Conference (LGNSW) to call on the State Government to allow Councils to use the waste levy imposed on them to fund domestic markets for Australia’s waste. Below is the full resolution to Councillor Matson’s “Financially stimulating the emergence of an effective waste recycling industry …

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Lindsay Shurey – Greens Council motion: Working towards a plastic bag free Randwick City Council LGA – 3rd September 2019

Randwick Greens Councillor Lindsay Shurey is positioning her NSW council to become plastic-bag free. Below is the full resolution to Councillor Shurey’s “Working towards a plastic bag free Randwick LGA”  motion that she successfully put to the Randwick Council meeting of the 27th August 2019. That:  Consistent with Council’s commitment to reduce single use plastics …

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Philipa Veitch – Greens Council motion: Declare a Climate and Biodiversity Emergency at the NSW state level – 30th August 2019

Randwick Greens Councillor Philipa Veitch will be pushing for this year’s Local Government NSW Conference to start calling on the State Government to declare a climate emergency. Below is the full resolution to Councillor Veitch’s “Climate Change and Planning in NSW” motion that she put to the Randwick Council meeting of the 27th August 2019: …

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